Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care (Family Day Care)

If you're looking to formalise your competence in caring for children, the nationally recognised CHC30121 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care (Family Day Care) from Foundation Education will provide you with the skills you need to work both in a Family Day Care home environment or be part of a larger more structured setting. 

You'll learn how to:

  • Nurture toddlers and babies
  • Support the health, well-being and safety of children
  • Support children's holistic learning and development
  • Use an approved learning framework for teaching

Work Placement

With 160 hours of practical assessment work in a registered childcare facility, it will help further your career in child care with strong employment prospects after graduation.

This nationally recognised course is both flexible and online, and can be completed in just 18 months.

CHC30121 Foundation Education Career FAQs
  • Awarded by

    Foundation Education (RTO 22557)

  • Qualification

    Certificate III, VET

  • Study mode


  • Payment options

    Payment planUpfront payment

  • Duration

    Up to 18 months

  • Start date

    Anytime - start today!

This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government’s National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that’s recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.